War journalist and author Damien Lewis will be speaking and signing books at Bath Cats & Dogs Home.

Mr Lewis will speak about Ant, the puppy which took to the skies and saved countless lives during World War Two.  Ant was later awarded the Dickin Medal for Bravery. 

The talk will take place at the home on Thursday, March 27, at 6.30pm.

Tickets can be bought by calling (01225) 750 192 or emailing fundraising@bcdh.org.uk

Tickets cost £10 per person with all proceeds going to the home at Claverton Down, which covers an area of more than 650 square miles throughout Bath, Somerset and Wiltshire.

Dogs, cats and small animals in need are brought in by the public, dog wardens and RSPCA inspectors.

For more information visit www.bathcatsanddogshome.org.uk